Is misogyny about to be made into a hate crime? Legal advisors say offences motivated by hatred of women should be punishable by seven years in jail.

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Misogyny should be made a hate crime punishable by up to seven years in jail, Government legal advisers said yesterday.

The Law Commission said crimes should carry harsher punishments if they were committed by someone motivated by a hatred of women…

Criminal Law Commissioner Professor Penney Lewis said the proposals mean ‘women enjoy hate crime protection for the first time’.

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